William Beauchamp Proctor

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service25.2.1801CSORN
Last Known Service1809CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
25.2.1801 LieutenantCSORN
29.4.1801 CommanderCSORN
18031804Zebra (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
23.7.1804 Bombardment of Le Havre 
8.18042.1805Saracen (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.8.1804 Bombardment of Le Havre 
7.18055.9.1806Dedaigneuse (36), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.9.1806 CaptainCSORN
5.9.18061809Dedaigneuse (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

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Posted by judith henderson on Monday 6th of July 2020 21:07

Recently i was shown a telescope belonging to an engraved with Captain William Beauchamp the reason i was interested i was born in Langley a couple of fields away from Langley Hall. Are any of his off spring still living please,

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